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November 25th, 2013
 
 
UPDATE: SpaceX + SES A Falcon Is Delayed Until Turkey Day... And Now Delayed Until Turkey Leftovers On Monday (Scrubbed Launch)
[SatNews] A launch will put this satellite into an elliptical orbit that reaches more than 50,000 miles (80,000 km) from Earth, about a quarter of the way to the moon.
 
NewSat Completes Construction...Puts A Bird In Storage + Trades Shares
The construction of NewSat’s Jabiru-2 satellite has successfully been completed...
 
SES, SpaceX + Orbital Sciences—Set To Deliver More Coverage For APAC Markets (Satellite—Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] SES S.A. (NYSE Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) announces that the launch of the SES-8...
 
Inmarsat + Station711—Productive Partnership (Business)
Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L) has appointed Station711, the Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) arm of ...
 
Unisys + U.S. Department of Homeland Security—Checkpoint Alacrity (RFID)
[SatNews] Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) has helped the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to implement...
 
European Space Agency (ESA)—Turning Satellite Junk Into... Satellites? (Technology)
[SatNews] No matter how painstakingly we choose the materials to build satellites, once a mission is over they are...
 
Thales Alenia Space—Sentinel 1 Cleaning Up (Satellite)
[SatNews] The integration of Sentinel 1 environmental satellite, built by Thales Alenia Space for European Space Agency (ESA), is being...
 
Statoil + NASA—Bringing Spatial Expertise To The Hunt (Technology)
[SatNews] Statoil and NASA have formed an agreement to explore a wide range of technologies to assist...
 
SSTL—SAR Is The Star (Event—Award)
[SatNews] Surrey Satellite Technology Limited's (SSTL) unique space-based S-band radar system, NovaSAR, has won...
 
Smith Micro—Garnering Patent # 5 (SatBroadcasting™—Technology)
[SatNews] Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI) has announced that a fifth patent application for...
 
SkyTrac Systems + Perimeter Aviation—Finding For the ISAT-200A FDM (SATCOM)
[SatNews] SkyTrac Systems has signed a five year contract with...
 
MEASAT + Sat Space Africa—Incurring Internet Increases (Capacity)
[SatNews] MEASAT Satellite Systems Sdn. Bhd. (“MEASAT”) now has a three (3) year agreement with Sat Space Africa (“Sat Space Africa”)...
 
ISRO—After Mars Orbiter, More Bookings (Business)
[SatNews] The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will now launch...
 
ViaSat + BAE Systems, UK—The Link Is In (Comms)
[SatNews] BAE Systems, UK, has selected ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) to provide the Small Tactical Terminal (STT) KOR-24 for installation...
 
Globe Wireless—More Coverage For More Shipping Routes (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Globe Wireless has expanded their iFusion VSAT Network's Ku-band coverage...
 
Applied Satellite Technology (AST) + Wright Satellite Connections—Acquisition Action For New Zealand Firm (Business)
[SatNews] Applied Satellite Technology Ltd (AST) is acquiring a majority stake in Wright Satellite Connections, (WSC) based in...
 
Arabsat—Confab In Jeddah (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] Arabsat is participating, as well as sponsoring, The Saudi Media Forum, which will be held...
 
ASC Signal + ShenTai International—Heading For The Coast (Comms)
[SatNews] ASC Signal Corporation has secured a major contract with ShenTai International Company, one of
 
Euroconsult—By 2022, $5.6 Billion For HTS (Analysis | Report)
[SatNews] According to Euroconsult’s new research report on High Throughput Satellites, 33 High Throughput Satellite (HTS) systems will be launched...
 
Newtec + Caribsat—Conquering The Digital Divide (SATCOM)
[SatNews] An important project involving satellite operator Eutelsat and regional ISP Caribsat to bridge the digital divide in the...
 
Globalstar’s SPOT Satellite Devices...Spanish Ministry Of Defence Can Now SPOT Their Troops (SATCOM)
[SatNews] To maximize the benefits this worldwide tracking and personal security solution the system is fully integrated into the mapping solution being used for the tracking and security of Army personnel.
 
NASA + JAXA—A Core Journey (Satellite)
[SatNews] An international satellite that will set a new standard for global precipitation measurements from space has completed a...
 
Quake Global Donates M2M Kits To U Of British Columbia... Engineering Students Receive Head Start
[SatNews] “These young men and women will be the future of our industry, and we are proud to be able to give them a head-start as they launch their careers.”